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# gales - Friday 6 March, 2015

Be careful on the roads over the weekend, it's going to be windy

Be safe out there.

# gales - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Wrap up warm, it's going to reach -3 in some parts tonight

So cold. So very cold.

# gales - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

An icy 'weather bomb' is whipping up five-storey waves in the North Atlantic

Western counties should expect gale force winds overnight.

# gales - Friday 17 October, 2014

Ireland isn't a pretty sight right now

Heavy rain predicted earlier has arrived.

# gales - Friday 14 February, 2014

TWO ‘orange’ warnings now in place as fresh storm brings wind, rain & snow

A flood warning was issued for the entire country this morning. Now, a wind alert has been extended to all of Munster and Leinster.

# gales - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Lorry driver killed as UK lashed by major storm

Emergency committee meets to discuss response as rail services disrupted, flights cancelled and power cut.

# gales - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge It's going to be fierce windy this evening... here's how to cope Crystal Gales

# gales - Thursday 31 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge 8 reasons wind is the most frustrating weather of all Gusty This post contains videos

8 reasons wind is the most frustrating weather of all

It’s the little things.

# gales - Friday 14 December, 2012

Coast Guard issues warning as further gales and flooding forecast

The public is advised to stay away from the shoreline and to avoid venturing out unnecessarily when gale force conditions are forecast.

# gales - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Rains continue across east as gale warning remains in effect Weather This post contains images

Rains continue across east as gale warning remains in effect

Small craft and heavy rain warnings remain in effect, as winds of up to force 6 are set to hit the west coast this evening.

VIDEO: Fishing trawler braves a stormy Irish Sea Weather This post contains videos

VIDEO: Fishing trawler braves a stormy Irish Sea

Plus, what’s in store weather-wise today?

# gales - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Thousands without phone service after storms

Meanwhile, the ESB has restored electricity to almost 15,000 households who lost power yesterday.

Stormy weather to continue as winds set new Malin Head record

Heavy winds are expected to affect the east coast in particular today.

# gales - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Around 7,000 homes without electricity after storm damage

Heavy winds last night and early this morning caused a power cut to around 15,000 households.

Severe weather warning issued as fallen trees block roads

A number of roads around the country are blocked by fallen branches or flooded due to stormy conditions overnight.

# gales - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Biggest wave ever recorded off Irish coast today

It’s windy out there – and we’ve all been advised to stay away from “exposed coastal areas”…

# gales - Monday 12 December, 2011

Met Éireann warns stormy conditions set to hit tonight

Motorists have been advised to drive with extra care as gale force winds and stormy conditions are due to hit most of the country this evening.

# gales - Monday 24 October, 2011

Weather warning continues today

The bad weather is expected to continue today, particularly in the east – so the gardaí and Road Safety Authority are urging people to exercise caution on the roads.